Are _forskolin_ and _U69593_ cAMP inhibitors?

mark throsby mthrosby at imaginet.fr
Sat Jun 1 13:48:24 EST 1996


On 29 May 1996 16:11:06 GMT, bjhall at neptune.ultranet.com (Bernard J.
Hall) wrote:

:>Hello there. Have been reading through some journal articles while researching 
:>a paper and have come across these two substances which seem to be cAMP 
:>inhibitors. I need to be able to label them as something, is this what they 
:>are?
:>
Don't know what U69593 does but forskolin acts directly on adenylate
cyclase to increase its activity and thus raise the intracellular
level of cAMP.


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